Community Health Systems Company Profile (NYSE:CYH)

About Community Health Systems

Community Health Systems logoCommunity Health Systems, Inc. is an operator of general acute care hospitals in communities. The Company provides healthcare services through the hospitals that it owns and operates and affiliated businesses in non-urban and selected urban markets throughout the United States. The Company operates through two segments: hospital operations and home care agencies operations. The hospital operations include its general acute care hospitals and related healthcare entities that provide inpatient and outpatient healthcare services. The home care agencies operations provide in-home outpatient care. The Company's services include general acute care, emergency room, general and specialty surgery, critical care, internal medicine, obstetrics, diagnostic, psychiatric and rehabilitation services. Through its subsidiaries, the Company owns, leases or operates 160 affiliated hospitals in 22 states with an aggregate of approximately 27,000 licensed beds.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Medical
  • Industry: Hospitals
  • Sub-Industry: Health Care Facilities
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: CYH
  • CUSIP: 20366810
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $10.31
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $10.82
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $13.26
  • 52-Week Range: $9.66 - $37.56
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 5.18
  • P/E Growth: 1.80
  • Market Cap: $1.14B
  • Outstanding Shares: 110,884,000
  • Beta: 1.27
  • Net Margins: -7.55%
  • Return on Equity: 2.10%
  • Return on Assets: 0.30%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 7.55%
  • Current Ratio: 1.77%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.58%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Community Health Systems (NYSE:CYH) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 4 Sell Ratings, 16 Hold Ratings, 2 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 1.91)
Consensus Price Target: $16.53 (60.31% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Community Health Systems (NYSE:CYH)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
9/20/2016Leerink SwannReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
9/19/2016Robert W. BairdReiterated RatingNeutral$12.00View Rating Details
9/19/2016Citigroup Inc.Set Price TargetHold$14.00View Rating Details
9/14/2016SusquehannaUpgradeNeutral -> Positive$10.78 -> $18.00View Rating Details
8/19/2016Barclays PLCReiterated RatingHold$15.00View Rating Details
8/12/2016MizuhoUpgradeUnderperform -> Neutral$10.50View Rating Details
8/10/2016Jefferies GroupReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
8/3/2016Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingSell$15.00View Rating Details
7/29/2016Credit Suisse Group AGInitiated CoverageNeutral$14.00 -> $14.00View Rating Details
6/13/2016Ladenburg ThalmannUpgradeNot Rated -> UnderperformView Rating Details
6/1/2016Raymond James Financial Inc.DowngradeMarket Perform -> UnderperformView Rating Details
5/4/2016Cantor FitzgeraldReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
5/4/2016Royal Bank Of CanadaDowngradeOutperform -> Sector Perform$15.00View Rating Details
5/3/2016Oppenheimer Holdings Inc.Reiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
5/3/2016Bank of America Corp.DowngradeNeutral -> Underperform$14.00View Rating Details
2/23/2016BMO Capital MarketsLower Price TargetMarket Perform$18.00View Rating Details
2/17/2016JPMorgan Chase & Co.Lower Price TargetNeutral$30.00 -> $15.00View Rating Details
2/17/2016Goldman Sachs Group Inc.Lower Price TargetNeutral$25.00 -> $22.00View Rating Details
2/17/2016WedbushReiterated RatingNeutral$27.00 -> $18.00View Rating Details
2/16/2016SunTrust Banks Inc.DowngradeBuy -> NeutralView Rating Details
2/16/2016Avondale PartnersDowngradeMarket Outperform -> Market Perform$40.00 -> $18.00View Rating Details
1/4/2016Wells Fargo & Co.DowngradeOutperform -> Market PerformView Rating Details
7/16/2015KeyCorpDowngradeOverweightView Rating Details
12/18/2014Sterne Agee CRTInitiated CoverageBuy$83.00View Rating Details
12/10/2014Deutsche Bank AGReiterated RatingBuy$65.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 9/26/2014 forward)


Earnings History for Community Health Systems (NYSE:CYH)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
8/2/2016Q2$0.56$0.09$4.53 billion$4.59 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/2/2016Q1$0.74$0.27$5.01 billion$5.00 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/16/2016Q4$0.95($0.28)$4.99 billion$4.80 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/2/2015Q315$0.61$0.56$5.00 billion$4.85 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/3/2015Q215$0.89$1.14$5.03 billion$4.88 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/5/2015Q115$0.66$0.85$5.00 billion$4.91 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/19/2015Q4$1.18$1.12$5.02 billion$4.92 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/3/2014Q314$0.77$1.00$4.92 billion$4.80 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/31/2014Q214$0.35$0.37$4.87 billion$4.78 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/6/2014Q214$0.19$0.27$4.31 billion$4.20 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/27/2014Q114$1.00$0.49$3.23 billion$3.20 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/31/2013Q413$0.69$0.72$3.26 billion$3.22 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/29/2013Q2 2013$0.33$0.32$3.32 billion$3.24 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/29/2013Q1 2013$0.85$0.87$3.38 billion$3.78 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/21/2013Q4 2012$0.85$0.85$3.25 billion$3.28 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/30/2012$0.84$0.86ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/25/2012$0.89$0.93ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/26/2012$0.86$0.85ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/21/2012$0.83$0.85ViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/26/2011$0.78$0.83ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/28/2011$0.79$0.81ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/27/2011$0.79$0.67ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/24/2011$0.73$0.76ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Community Health Systems (NYSE:CYH)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.34 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.99 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20169$0.67$0.98$0.85
Q2 20166$0.44$0.80$0.64
Q3 20166$0.24$0.59$0.41
Q4 20166$0.48$0.81$0.64
Q1 20173$0.33$0.42$0.36
Q2 20173$0.37$0.54$0.47
Q3 20173$0.47$0.65$0.56
Q4 20173$0.58$0.69$0.63
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Current Dividend Information for Community Health Systems (NYSE:CYH)
Annual Dividend:$0.00
Dividend Yield:0.00%
Dividend Growth:0.00% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:0.00% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
0.00% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
0.00% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)

Dividend History for Community Health Systems (NYSE:CYH)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Community Health Systems (NYSE:CYH)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 4.60%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 96.57%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
6/13/2016H Mitchell Watson JrDirectorSell5,600$13.42$75,152.00View SEC Filing  
2/18/2016James S Ely IIIDirectorBuy10,000$14.69$146,900.00View SEC Filing  
11/5/2015James S Ely IIIDirectorBuy10,000$29.25$292,500.00View SEC Filing  
11/4/2015John A ClericoDirectorBuy10,000$27.62$276,200.00View SEC Filing  
10/22/2015Glenview Capital Management, LMajor ShareholderSell279,074$28.33$7,906,166.42View SEC Filing  
8/27/2015H Mitchell Watson JrDirectorSell2,000$54.01$108,020.00View SEC Filing  
6/3/2015Martin Dewayne SmithInsiderSell8,000$54.81$438,480.00View SEC Filing  
5/27/2015H Mitchell Watson JrDirectorSell2,500$54.91$137,275.00View SEC Filing  
3/3/2015Kevin J HammonsCAOSell18,640$49.68$926,035.20View SEC Filing  
3/2/2015William S HusseyInsiderSell9,699$49.95$484,465.05View SEC Filing  
2/27/2015Michael T PortacciInsiderSell50,000$48.56$2,428,000.00View SEC Filing  
2/26/2015Michael T PortacciInsiderSell50,000$44.00$2,200,000.00View SEC Filing  
2/25/2015W Larry CashCFOSell195,000$47.82$9,324,900.00View SEC Filing  
12/12/2014H Mitchell Watson JrDirectorSell3,000$51.84$155,520.00View SEC Filing  
12/12/2014Martin Dewayne SmithInsiderSell1,500$51.17$76,755.00View SEC Filing  
12/12/2014Wayne T SmithCEOSell437,000$51.42$22,470,540.00View SEC Filing  
9/3/2014William Norris JenningsDirectorSell4,821$53.80$259,369.80View SEC Filing  
8/26/2014David Lewis MillerCOOSell100,000$52.89$5,289,000.00View SEC Filing  
8/26/2014Julia B NorthDirectorSell5,371$51.95$279,023.45View SEC Filing  
8/25/2014Wayne T SmithCEOSell83,796$51.67$4,329,739.32View SEC Filing  
8/21/2014Kevin J HammonsCAOSell14,681$51.28$752,841.68View SEC Filing  
8/21/2014Rachel A SeifertVPSell40,000$51.44$2,057,600.00View SEC Filing  
8/21/2014W Larry CashCFOSell51,472$51.02$2,626,101.44View SEC Filing  
8/20/2014H Mitchell Watson JrDirectorSell6,334$51.00$323,034.00View SEC Filing  
8/7/2014Michael T PortacciInsiderSell15,333$48.75$747,483.75View SEC Filing  
8/5/2014Tim HingtgenInsiderSell2,369$48.46$114,801.74View SEC Filing  
6/6/2014William S HusseyInsiderSell100,000$45.03$4,503,000.00View SEC Filing  
5/28/2014Lynn T SimonInsiderSell4,902$41.75$204,658.50View SEC Filing  
5/27/2014Martin Dewayne SmithInsiderSell25,000$42.01$1,050,250.00View SEC Filing  
5/23/2014Michael PortacciInsiderSell4,840$41.00$198,440.00View SEC Filing  
3/14/2014H Mitchell Watson, Jr.DirectorSell2,215$36.14$80,050.10View SEC Filing  
2/26/2014Kevin HammonsCAOSell3,000$41.33$123,990.00View SEC Filing  
11/25/2013H Mitchell Watson, Jr.DirectorSell3,154$42.20$133,098.80View SEC Filing  
11/4/2013Michael T PortacciInsiderSell20,000$43.75$875,000.00View SEC Filing  
8/2/2013Thomas Daniel MillerInsiderSell114,000$45.61$5,199,540.00View SEC Filing  
5/23/2013John A FryDirectorSell15,000$43.00$645,000.00View SEC Filing  
5/14/2013H Mitchell Watson JrDirectorSell3,760$45.84$172,358.40View SEC Filing  
5/10/2013Martin Dewayne SmithInsiderSell30,000$46.12$1,383,600.00View SEC Filing  
5/8/2013David Lewis MillerInsiderSell60,000$45.73$2,743,800.00View SEC Filing  
5/2/2013Michael T PortacciInsiderSell24,846$44.82$1,113,597.72View SEC Filing  
9/6/2012William S HusseyInsiderSell150,000$27.27$4,090,500.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


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Community Health Systems (NYSE:CYH) Chart for Monday, September, 26, 2016

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